Mads Pedersen confirms his first race in the rainbow jersey after surprise World Championship win

The Dane took a remarkable victory ahead of Matteo Trentin in Yorkshire

(Image credit: Yuzuru SUNADA)

Mads Pedersen will debut the rainbow jersey this weekend, following his surprise victory in the Yorkshire 2019 World Championships.

The Dane scored an unexpected triumph in Harrogate after 260km of racing in torrential downpours on Sunday (September 29), beating Matteo Trentin and Stefan Küng in a sprint.

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